Group talk followed by barbeque treat on Xmas eve 2021
"A person's first duty, a young person's at any rate, is to be ambitious, and the noblest ambition is that of leaving behind something of permanent value." – G. H. Hardy (Ph.D. Supervisor of Srinivasa Ramanujan).
"He who can listen to the music in the midst of noise can achieve great things." – Vikram Sarabhai.
"Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place- that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realize the great life." – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.
"The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them" – Sir William Lawrence Bragg.
"If there has been any success in my life, that was built on the unshakable foundation of failure..." – Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose.
"Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe." – Albert Einstein.
"Wir mussen wissen. Wir werden wissen. (We must know. We will know.)." – David Hilbert.
उद्धरेदात्मनात्मानं नात्मानमवसादयेत् | आत्मैव ह्यात्मनो बन्धुरात्मैव रिपुरात्मन: || Bhagavad Gita: Chapter 6, Verse 5 || Let a man raise himself by his own self; let him not debase himself. For he is himself his friend, himself is foe.